The Carnegie Observatories Lunch Talk Series

Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Fridays at 12:15PM in the auditorium at 813 Santa Barbara Street.  You can find a listing of lunch talks from previous years here.

Bring lunch.

Please contact Andrew Newman if you are interested in giving a talk in Fall 2017.

Event Date Speaker Video URL
June 9, 2017 - 12:15pm Rob Zellem (JPL)
Forecasting the Impact of Stellar Activity on Transiting Exoplanet Spectra
July 7, 2017 - 12:15pm Boaz Katz
A new route to the solution of the type Ia supernova problem
July 14, 2017 - 12:15pm Kevin Hardegree-Ullman (Toledo/IPAC)
Kepler Planet Occurrence Rates for Mid-Type M Dwarfs
September 8, 2017 - 12:15pm Vivian U (UCI/UCR)
Gas Flows: from Black Holes to Galaxies
September 15, 2017 - 12:15pm Matteo Fossati (MPE)
Environmentally driven suppression of star formation during the last 10 Gyr from MUSE and 3D-HST
September 22, 2017 - 12:15pm Adam Rubin (Weizmann Inst.)
Observations of young supernovae and new instruments to study them
September 29, 2017 - 12:15pm Andreas Faisst (IPAC)
Galaxies in the Early Universe: In the view of newest observations with Spitzer, ALMA, and HST
October 6, 2017 - 12:15pm Kate Alexander (CfA)
Cosmic Extremes: Probing Energetic Transients with Radio Observations
October 13, 2017 - 12:15pm Philip Cowperthwaite (CfA)
Deep Rapid Optical Follow-Up of Gravitational Wave Sources with the Dark Energy Camera
October 20, 2017 - 12:15pm Ryan Sanders (UCLA)
Increasing the accuracy of galaxy metallicity measurements over the past 12 Gyr of cosmic history
October 27, 2017 - 12:15pm Paul Duffell (NYU)
Moving Mesh Astrophysics
November 3, 2017 - 12:15pm Marie Lau (UCSC)
Quasars Probing Quasars: the Circumgalactic Medium Surrounding z ~ 2 Quasars
November 9, 2017 - 3:00pm Xiao Fang (OSU)
Hierarchical Quadruple Systems: Hints on Supernova Formation
November 17, 2017 - 12:15pm Louis Abramson (UCLA)
Towards a new empirical vision of galaxy evolution
December 1, 2017 - 12:15pm Raymond Simons (JHU)
Disk Assembly From z~2 to Now
December 8, 2017 - 12:15pm Ben Margalit (Columbia)
White Dwarf – Neutron Star Mergers: from Peculiar Supernovae to Pulsar Planets
December 15, 2017 - 12:15pm Hamsa Padmanabhan
Evolution of baryons in the high-redshift universe
January 19, 2018 - 12:15pm Xin Wang (UCLA)
TBD
January 26, 2018 - 12:15pm Michael Maseda (Leiden)
TBD
February 2, 2018 - 12:15pm Shoubaneh Hemmati (IPAC)
TBD
February 23, 2018 - 12:15pm Richard Ellis (UCL)
TBD